Carlo Monti

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This article is about the Italian athlete. For the Scottish footballer, see Carlo Monti (footballer).
Carlo Monti
Carlo Monti.jpg
Personal information
Nationality Italian
Born (1920-03-24)24 March 1920
Milan, Italy
Died 7 April 2016(2016-04-07) (aged 96)
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Weight 64 kg (141 lb)
Sport
Country Italy Italy
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Sprint
Club US Milano
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 100 m: 10.5 (1940)

Carlo Monti (24 March 1920 – 7 April 2016) was an Italian athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres. He won two medals, one individual and one relay, in international athletics competitions.[1]

Biography[edit]

Monte competed for an Italy in the 1948 Summer Olympics held in London, Great Britain in the 4 x 100 metre relay where he won the bronze medal with his team mates Michele Tito, Enrico Perucconi and Antonio Siddi.[2] In 1946 in the European Championships Monti won the bronze medal in the 100 metres.

Olympic results[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Performance Notes
1948 Olympic Games United Kingdom London 3rd 4×100 metres relay 41.5 [3]

National championships[edit]

Carlo Monti has won 8 times the individual national championship.[4]

  • 4 wins in the 100 metres (1940, 1941, 1946, 1947)
  • 4 wins in the 200 metres (1941, 1942, 1946, 1949)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "PODIO INTERNAZIONALE DAL 1908 AL 2008 - UOMINI" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Retrieved 5 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Carlo Monti Olympic medals and stats". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games: Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 
  4. ^ ""CAMPIONATI "ASSOLUTI" ITALIANI SUL PODIO TRICOLORE – 1906 2012" (PDF). sportolimpico.it. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 December 2012. Retrieved 6 December 2012. 

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